Appeals and Litigation Support

Payne is an experienced appellate practitioner practicing in the Oregon state appellate courts and the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals. Payne also provides general civil litigation and appellate practice consultation for trial attorneys at every stage of litigation, from pre-filing legal strategy, complex motions practice, preservation of appellate issues at trial, trial motions and litigation support, attorney fee petitions, and post-trial motions.  

Payne works with attorneys to devise the right fee agreement for the project involved, including hourly fee agreements, flat free agreements, division of contingent fees, and more.